[Scribus] PDF, Font embedding
Sun Mar 16 17:31:20 CET 2008
Benjamin Dumke wrote:
> Gregory Pittman schrieb:
>>> * The "Fonts to outline" box contains those fonts that will be converted
>>> to outline. This does not mean creating graphics objects for every
>>> letter on the page (like e.g. Inkscape would if you took a text object
>>> and converted it to a path), but instead by converting the used glyphs
>>> of this font to a type that PDF _can_ handle (Type 3 as the Adobe Reader
>>> tells me) and embedding this resulting font into the PDF.
>>> Is this how it is supposed to work?
>> No, to the best of my knowledge outlined fonts are converted to vector
> Why is it then, that when I use AR to check the properties of a PDF that
> was created with all fonts in the "Fonts to outline" box I get something
> + Fo0S0
> Type: Type 3
> Encoding: Custom
> Actual Font: Fo0S0
> Actual Font Type: Type 3
> for every font?
I don't know. I just exported the same document to PDF, one with
outlines, one embedded. The one to outlines showed no fonts in
Properties. Perhaps you also embedded also? If a font can be embedded,
you can do both.
which PDF type are you exporting to?
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